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Get Fit NOW to Travel Later in Life!

In Destination Ideas, Guest Posts, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns On May 10, 2017 0 Comments

Traveling the world, seeing all the exotic and far-flung countries you’ve always dreamed of is one of the most common dreams for retirement. You’ve got more time on your… Read More »

activities that engage older adults

5 Travel Activities that Engage Older Adults

In Guest Posts, Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Mobility Challenges On April 15, 2017 0 Comments

Everybody loves to travel. Young or old, there’s something that’s just so appealing about exploring the world beyond your home. A great way to see the world is to travel with… Read More »

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Flying with an Aging Dog and an Aging Parent

In Guest Posts, Traveling with Pets On March 8, 2017 0 Comments

Flying with an aging dog or an aging parent can prove challenging individually. But what about flying with an aging dog and an aging parent? This is the question that… Read More »

Traveling With Aging Parents When You are Already their Caregiver

In Guest Posts, Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know On January 30, 2017 0 Comments

You stop by your mother’s apartment weekly to fill her pill box because she gets confused so easily.  You take your Dad to every medical appointment because he… Read More »

managing conflict when traveling

Senior-to-Senior Advice: Managing Conflict when Traveling with Family

In Multigenerational Travel, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On December 16, 2016 0 Comments

In the last chapter of my book Planes, Canes, and Automobiles: Connecting with Your Aging Parents through Travel, I ask seniors for their advice on managing conflict when… Read More »

traveling with your adult children

Seniors-to-Senior Advice: What do you like most about traveling with your adult children?

In Multigenerational Travel, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On November 14, 2016 0 Comments

I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. —Mark Twain That… Read More »

staying healthy while on the road

8 Tips for Staying Healthy While on the Road with an Aging Parent

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns On August 9, 2016 0 Comments

After a guest blog on travel insurance, it felt appropriate to follow it with blog on staying healthy on the road while traveling with an aging parent….enjoy! Getting… Read More »

Travel insurance for an aging parent

Finding Travel Insurance for an Aging Parent

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Need to Know On August 1, 2016 0 Comments

Hi folks! I received a Guest Post submission from Fast Cover (insurance company) that I thought gave great advice on a really important topic: finding travel insurance for… Read More »

Flying with an Electric Wheelchair

In Health/Medical/Safety Concerns, Reader Questions, South America On June 18, 2016 1 Comment

I’m so excited for long-time friend of Travel with Aging Parents, MariF as she is traveling with her Mom to Costa Rica for the first time in August… Read More »

Letting Go of Emotional Baggage: both yours AND your parents!!

In Multigenerational Travel, Need to Know, Reader Questions On April 20, 2016 0 Comments

I had a gentleman reach out via the Travel with Aging Parents Facebook page and ask me how to prepare for the emotional baggage that seems to accompany… Read More »